The controversial procedure known as "fracking" will be the focal point of a special public forum in Emporia next week.
The League of Women Voters has scheduled the forum from 7 to 8 pm Tuesday in the Memorial Union Preston Family Room.
The chief administrative judge of the 13th Judicial District involving Greenwood County has been named to a special council established recently by the Kansas Supreme Court.
After up-and-down temperatures combined with dry conditions the past several weeks, it appears our temperatures will stabilize as our overall weather pattern gets more unsettled.
Honky-tonk Texas swing took over the Granada Theater Friday night.
The Building Trades Board had a meeting earlier this week, where they appointed new officers for the year, and discussed updating the plumbing code.
Tax season is upon us, and pardon the pun, but it can be taxing work for most of us. Fortunately, there is help available.
Overall, Emporia's crime stats for 2013 were up from the prior year. However, major case numbers were down.
Deputy Police Chief Ed Owens says there were 1,201 adult arrests, up 203 from 2012. Juvenile arrests were down from 142 in 2012 to 121 last year.
The original vote will stand.
The Convention and Visitors Advisory Board has decided to partner with a Manhattan company, Civic Plus, for creating a new website for the Convention and Visitors Bureau.